Join a new virtual studio program led by professional artist Judy Sherman for artists working to refine their oil painting technique in the subjects and styles of their choice. Sherman will use live demonstrations and individual mentorship to assist participants as they create. Students will learn how to use an artist’s perspective along with various tools to unlock their personal potential. Sherman will introduce and review topics including value, composition, colour, shape, form, lighting, and more. Oil painting beginners and veterans alike will discover new skills and improve their technique under the guidance of a skilled visual artist.
6-week online session
Dates: Tuesdays, March 16 to April 27, 2021 (no class on April 13)
Time: 3 to 6 pm (EST)
Level: Beginner/Intermediate. Our experienced instructor will adapt her teaching style to the participants’ experience.
Materials: Not included with the workshop. View a list of suggested materials.
An internet connection, microphone and camera-enabled computer or smartphone is required. This class will be delivered via the video conferencing app Zoom. You do not require a Zoom account to participate; the link to access the class will be sent to you in advance.
How to join: Once you have purchased the classes you will be sent an email with all necessary information and details about how to access the class online. If you have any questions please contact our programs department or call 905.893.1121 ext 2216.
Please note that ticket sales are non-refundable, and classes are not recorded.
About the Instructor
Judy Sherman is a narrative painter who favours a juxtaposition of the old masters’ style and present-day life. A successful graphic designer, Sherman pursued her passion and studied Academic Painting in Florence, Italy. In 2006, she received an Ontario Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant. Sherman has juried art shows, conducted workshops and has been teaching privately for over 15 years. Her work is represented in corporate and private collections worldwide.